British tampons and nappies set to fuel power stations

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Around 3bn disposable nappies are thrown away each year | Credit: Julian Tysoe
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Around 3bn disposable nappies are thrown away each year | Credit: Julian Tysoe

New scheme aims to tackle one the UK's trickiest disposal issues by turning thousands of tonnes of hygiene products into burnable bales

One of the UK's trickiest waste problems is being tackled by turning the undesirable into the combustible - tampons and incontinence pads are being converted into dry, burnable bales. The new initiative,...

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